Categories Archives: Fashion

You Made Denzel Washington Cry and that is Not Okay.

Saying the name Casey Affleck appeared bitter to the taste as Brie Larson announced that he had won the 2017 Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Larson stood stoically by with her eyebrows raised and maintained a tight lipped smile. That smile seemed ...

Film Review – ‘I Am Not Your Negro’.

Scroll through any social media comment thread and you’re sure to find “it” there. Perhaps you’ve heard someone mumble “it” during a conversation. Or maybe you have been the person to say “it.” So what is “it” you ask? “It” is the ...

SBIFF Virtuoso Awards.

Each year a group of talented individuals who have had breakthrough performances are honored with a Virtuoso Award at the 32nd Annual Santa Barbara international Film Festival. This year’s awardees  include; Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Dev Patel (Lion) ...

Hidden Figures debuts No. 1 at the Box Office.

‘Hidden Figures’ made its debut, clinching the No. 1 spot at the box office its opening weekend and raking in $22.8 million in sales. The film, that stars Taraji P. Henson as Katherine Johnson, Octavia Spencer as Dorothy Vaughan and Janelle Monáe as ...

The MELANIN-ations Are In.

The 2017 Golden Globe awards are around the corner and the nominations for the magical and melanated are in. They are as follows… DRAMA SERIES: This Is Us COMEDY OR MUSICAL SERIES: Atlanta • black-ish COMEDY OR MUSICAL SERIES – ACTRESS: Issa ...

On Deck: Lenora.

On December 1, in the heart of downtown Houston’s theater district, a supremely lucky audience of a boxing event at the Ballroom at Bayou Place got a preview of the beautiful, magical voice of Lenora. It was there that Lenora sang a stirring rendition o ...

On Deck: Lianne La Havas.

Recently, a happy accident occurred which reignited my desire to discover new music. Thanks to the auto-play function of YouTube, a random NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert began playing on my TV one day. To my surprise and delight, it was the mini concert of s ...